February 17, 2017

Export-Import Bank of US to hold free webinar for concrete constructors

The Export-Import Bank (EXIM Bank) of the United States will hold a free webinar on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 from 1- 2pm CST for concrete constructors. The Webinar is titled “A World of Export Opportunities for Concrete Construction. The Webinar […]
February 10, 2017

WTC Arkansas attends 2017 Agribusiness Conference at ASU

The Agribusiness Conference provides information and agricultural policy education to farmers, agribusiness professionals, students and educators across the Mid-South.  The World Trade Center Arkansas attended the 23rd Arkansas State University Agribusiness Conference of Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017. This year’s conference focused […]
February 8, 2017

From the National District Export Council: the International Trade Administration

Exports of American goods and services constitute a critical foundation of the U.S. economy. Numerous studies have shown that exports are a key component of economic growth. In order for this growth to continue, however, U.S. governmental policies that encourage […]
February 7, 2017

AEDC to host export seminar for small, medium businesses

Arkansas Economic Development Commission will host a series of three export workshops to help businesses develop customized export plans. Three full day sessions will be hosted by Manufacturing Solutions, a department of the Arkansas Economic Development Commision, at Pulaski Technical […]
February 2, 2017

Senators Boozman, Heitkamp reintroduce Cuba credit bill

Arkansas and North Dakota Senators reintroduce Cuba credit bill S.1049 – a bill to lift the ban on financing agricultural exports to Cuba. U.S Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) reintroduced bipartisan Cuba credit bill S.1049 to lift […]
January 26, 2017

Arkansas and Mexico: the Growing Relationship

 
January 25, 2017

WTC-AR leads trade mission to Mexico Aerospace Fair (Famex)

World Trade Center Arkansas invites Arkansas aerospace Companies to join trade delegation The World Trade Center Arkansas is attending the Mexico Aerospace Fair (Famex) from April 26 – 29, 2017 in Santa Lucia, Mexico. The trade mission will be an […]
January 19, 2017

WTC-AR invites Arkansas companies to Central America trade mission

The World Trade Center Arkansas is inviting Arkansas businesses to join their delegation to the Trade Americas conference in San Jose, Costa Rica from March 26 – 28, 2017. The trade mission will be an opportunity for Arkansas companies to […]
December 20, 2016

Trade leaders to Arkansas women: ‘Unlock potential at global empowerment summit’

World Trade Center Arkansas officials are sounding a call to action to women throughout the state to join them at the 6th Global Economic Summit in Mumbai. President and CEO, Dan Hendrix and director of Africa and Middle Eastern trade […]
December 15, 2016

World Trade Center Arkansas leads avant-garde push into Cuban market

The World Trade Center Arkansas, state and federal leaders are at the helm of efforts to open agricultural trade with Cuba since diplomatic relations were officially reestablished in July 2015. Governor Asa Hutchinson, Senator John Boozman, R-Ark. and Representative Rick […]
December 14, 2016

Arkansas media outlets look to WTCAR officials to explain global trade

By reaching people through Arkansas media channels, the World Trade Center Arkansas can fulfill its mission of connecting them to the world. Arkansas media outlets throughout the state are looking to World Trade Center Arkansas officials to explain the current state […]
December 12, 2016

Open World delegation visits World Trade Center Arkansas

A delegation from Russia participating in the Open World Leadership Center’s exchange program visited the World Trade Center Arkansas Tuesday, Dec. 6. The delegation, consisting of six Russians with diverse backgrounds in the arts, academics and social and cultural development, […]